Edwardian Period Mahogany & Cross-Banded Pot Cupboard attributed to Maple & Co.
A high quality mahogany & inlaid turn of the century piece from c1895-1915, undoubtedly from an exceptional maker, confidently attributed to Maple & Co. and in very good condition, with richly-grained over-sailing top, cross-banded with boxwood and ebonised stringing, with reeded edges to the front and sides and with a moulded up-stand to the rear, over a cabinet fitted with a single shelf and with circular ventilation cut-outs in the rear panel, the door with a ball catch, cross-banded & strung front with an oval central inlay and decorative gilt brass plate & drop-handle, cross-banded & strung uprights, all over ring-moulded and tapering circular legs on brass shoes and brown ceramic casters and with exquisitely carved acanthus leaf embellishment to the tops, this outstanding Edwardian period pot cupboard will create an impression in the most elegantly-furnished of homes, fully-deserving of the admiring attention it will surely attract.
Width of Top 44.25cm x Depth 42cm (17.5" x 16.5"), Height to Top 81.75cm (32.25") & O/All Height 85.75cm (33.75")
This is a period piece from around the turn of the 20thC, so you may expect the mature character & patina that only develops over time, plus very minor wear & tear but, otherwise, it's in very good, clean & sound condition and is ready to use in your home.
THE DELIVERY COST WILL VARY, DEPENDING ON THE BUYER'S LOCATION AND IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE SELLING PRICE OF THE ITEM.
I will deliver this item myself for £15 only within a 25 mile radius of Brackley in Northamptonshire, £35 only within a radius of 26-50 miles or up to £75 only within a radius of 51-100 miles. Where possible, I will quote at commercial rates for distances over 100 miles or try www.shiply.com for couriers with part loads but, in all cases where you are considering a purchase, please let me have your PostCode so I may confirm the delivery cost. Alternatively, you are welcome to collect the item yourself.
I am open to enquiries from outside the UK and I can arrange shipment to the USA & Europe. However, please bear in mind that shipping costs may be prohibitive and will include my own expenses.
I accept payment by PayPal but generally I prefer Cash upon Delivery/Collection.
This item may be viewed, by appointment, at Brackley in Northamptonshire, UK.